Partners & Management
Owen PerryPresident & Founder
Owen Perry, a founding Partner in The Villa Group, is a hotelier and developer. With 28 years of development experience in Mexico, The Villa Group’s impressive portfolio includes 12 resort properties including hotels, residential full ownership residences, and mixed use properties. Known for its quality design and construction along with the sales and management of Five Star resorts, spas, and restaurants, the company was also a founder of Resort Communications (now ResortCom International, LLC), based in Las Vegas, since 1985.
Mr.Perry’s latest endeavor is a 1600 acre mixed use development in Loreto, Mexico, which includes The Villa Group’s Villa del Palmar Loreto with a championship golf course, seven condo-hotel lots, 253 home lots and commercial space. He also owns a variety of restaurants in Los Cabos.
Owen founded REMexico Real Estate Group to bring a new level of professionalism to real estate transactions in Mexico; serving clients with a strong understanding of property law, a commitment to due diligence and clear title, and premium support to foreign buyers and sellers.
Blake HarringtonManaging Partner
Originally from San Diego, California, Blake Harrington is a top-producing broker in Los Cabos Residential and Resort Development Real Estate. Blake spurred change in the Baja real estate market when he partnered with Owen Perry, a hotelier and developer, and they opened the doors to REmexico Real Estate in 2012.
In only his second year of business in Cabo, Blake personally sold over $20,000,000 in real estate, immediately making him the #1 producing Realtor in Cabo for 2013. Adding to the successes of 2013, Blake was featured on two episodes of the hit HGTV television series “House Hunters International”.
Under Blake’s leadership, REmexico Real Estate continues to grow and has now successfully opened 4 offices from Los Cabos to Loreto.
A resident of Cabo since 1989, John Berliner has a successful background in management and the sales & marketing of full and fractional luxury properties. His proactive approach and emphasis on client satisfaction has helped John achieve great success with numerous developments and real estate sales. Currently John is the Sales Director for Medano Beach’s premier luxury full and fractional ownership resort property- Villa la Estancia. John’s local experience, market knowledge, and implementation of sales strategy and techniques continue to benefit REmexico Real Estate and its staff of agents.
Mario CortesPartner, Loreto
With a strong background in private residential development, Mario heads up REmexico’s Loreto office. Mario has over 25 years experience in Baja/Los Cabos luxury real estate, as well as commercial real estate and condominium development. With Loreto seeing lots of changes recently, Mario has opened this office to serve both the international and domestic community in residential and commercial opportunities.
Alex HugessenMarketing Director
Alex has been a resident of Cabo since 2007 and along with his company, Melomec Studios, takes care of all of Remexico’s online and internet requirements. Managing the website, digital marketing, google advertising Alex’s role is key in maintaining www.caborealestate.com as Cabo’s best Real Estate Website.
Jackie MontemayorExecutive Assistant
Originally from Monterrey, Mexico, Jackie has lived and worked in Los Cabos for over 10 years, two of which she has spent working on the REMexico team. Prior to this, she spent more than 7 years working in the Real Estate offices of Villa la Estancia, a hotel developed by REMexico President, Owen Perry. Jackie’s experience in the field lend to her successes in supporting a team of agents while managing company administration and accounting. Jackie loves her challenging role, and looks forward to learning something new every day.
Jason, a native of the San Francisco Bay Area, grew up in real estate with a father who owned and operated a successful brokerage with more than 30 agents for over 35 years. Jason was and continues to be a part of the First Priority Real Estate Lending Services team in northern California. He holds a California Real Estate License, and an NMLS Mortgage License. In 2005 he began traveling to Los Cabos, and love the area so much that he permanently relocated in 2012. On a chance introduction, Jason met Blake Harrington on the Golf Course in San Jose del Cabo. The two discovered their common interests and experience, and they soon found themselves working together. Jason brings more than 25 years of experience in real estate and finance to the REMexico team. Jason’s clients love his ability to deliver exactly what they need with the relaxed Baja style that makes him a pleasure to be around.
Ardelle spent most of the early part of her life in South East Asia, but by the time she was in High School she had relocated to Lincoln, Nebraska. She moved again to attend college in New York, and eventually across the country to the Bay Area where she spent the majority of her career in the corporate world as a Human Resources Director. After years of vacationing with her husband to Los Cabos, the world travelers took the leap and moved to Los Cabos, Mexico full-time in January of 2003. Ardelle spent 11 years working in sales in Cabo before transitioning to real estate. Her fresh perspective and magnetic enthusiasm make Ardelle a perfect addition to the ReMexico Real Estate Team.
Justine was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. After graduating from The University of Washington in 2004, she began working for a residential home builder where she discovered her passion for custom homes and decorating. She spent the following 10 years in local government, specializing in building permits, planning and land development. After her first trip in 2007, Justine fell in love with all things Cabo and became a very frequent Mexico traveler. She made the full time move in early 2016. Her strong background in customer service and construction, coupled with her vibrant personality make her an excellent match for the REmexico team.
Ana Paula GonzalezRealtor
Ana is a professional in the service industry, originally from Mexico City she fall in love with Cabo; then, after graduated she decided to make this place her home. Ana has been in the property management & vacation rental industry so she brings 8 years of experience along with her service oriented soul which enjoys to collect satisfied clients.
International Realtor & International Investment Advisory. Merrill Lynch, Shearson Lehman Hutton, Prudential Securities and Pacific Stock Exchange. CEO of Round Hill Securities, oversaw over $4 Billion in customer assets and 150 registered representatives. Named Portfolio Manager of the Year by his peers in 1993 at Prudential Securities. 6 years as a “live” radio talk show host in San Francisco on KFRC and KSFO. A frequent guest on KWHY-TV Los Angeles Market Talk Business. Host of Real Talk San Diego ESPN Radio. Featured on the cover of Research Magazine in 1994. Has presented to the full assembly of the Commonwealth Club of California and the Montgomery Securities Hedge Fund conference. Graduate of the University of California
Originally from San Diego, Chris came to Cabo in the seventies, and later bought and built his home in San Jose del Cabo in 1986. Always involved in real estate, he has a great knowledge of Baja Sur and all it has to offer. He worked in Lake Tahoe for 15 years selling and buying real estate and has great experience in creative financing and negotiations. Chris is married and currently resides in Costa Azul, a beach community of Los Cabos.
Born and raised on St. Simons Island, Georgia, Billy grew up around the real estate and development industry. He is the son of Paul Cowley, a golf course architect and resort land-planner. Paul is a senior design associate with Love Golf Design and was the lead architect on the local Dunes Course at Diamante. Some of Billy’s earliest memories are watching his father at his drafting board, trips to his father’s project sites, and sitting on his father’s knee while he moved dirt and operated various construction equipment.
While in college, Billy made several trips to the area and fell in love with everything the Baja has to offer. After the completion of his undergraduate degrees in Biology and Creative Writing from the College of Charleston, Billy moved to Cabo San Lucas in 2012 and began establishing himself in the community while he focused on luxury fractional sales.
Billy firmly believes that Los Cabos is one of the premiere destinations in the world and that the area is entering a golden era, akin to the resort town booms of Florida in the 1950’s and 60’s. With that vision in mind and coupled with his youthful enthusiasm, Billy is committed to serving the community and helping new and old Cabo enthusiasts explore long term options and investments in this gorgeous corner of the world.
Ana epitomizes hard work, integrity, and personalized service in every detail of your real estate experience . Ana grew up in Mazatlán , but is considered one of the original cabo locals having lived in Cabo San Lucas the majority of her life. Ana has been immersed in the travel tourism , service and sales for over 13 years where she has built long lasting loyal business relationships with clients from around the world. She is an enthusiastic member of the cabo community and brings her passion to show clients the best that Los Cabos has to offer.